Folmar Family History

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Folmar Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Vollmar.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Folmer, Folkman, Follman, Dolman, Dollar, Collar, Folker, Felman

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Folmar Family Origin

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Folmar Family Occupations

What did your Folmar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Works On Farm and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Folmar. A less common occupation for the Folmar family was Laborer. The most common Folmar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Folmar's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Works On Farm

    14%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    5%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Folmar ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Folmar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Folmar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Folmar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Folmar. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Folmar. For the veterans among your Folmar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Folmar Life Expectancy

What is the average Folmar lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Folmar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Folmar in 1955 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Folmar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Folmar ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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